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Johann Friedrich Bolt, Male Half-length Portrait

Bolt, Johann Friedrich (1769 Berlin 1836). Male half-length portrait to the right. Etching. 2 × 2⅜ in (5 × 5.9 cm).

“ Since 1779 art pupil at the Academy where he made friends with his class-mate J. G. Schadow … while the print room preserves a comprehensive collection of his own works among which the figure studies in red chalk stand out artistically.

For  the  Berlin  local  research

the  great  number  of  portrait  drawings  is  of  importance ”

(Gero Seelig, Allgemeines Künstler-Lexikon XII, 1996, 415).

Offer no. 12,119 / EUR  46. (c. US$ 53.) + shipping


“ Many years ago I bought from you the print/litho from Mourot ‘Sophia....’ We are still very happy with this acquisition. For my collection and family history/genealogy I am looking for some very special prints … ”

(Mijnheer P. van de W., May 19, 2012)